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Announcing Changes Coming to syllabus.stanford.edu

by on October 12, 2016 4:19 pm
syllabus.stanford.edu will unveil some exciting changes on Tuesday, October 18th. What’s new? An updated look Integration with Canvas, meaning that any syllabi posted to Canvas will automatically show up on this site Only viewing of syllabi will be supported initially. Posting of syllabi will need to be done in Canvas: On syllabus.stanford.edu, click on “Go… Read more Announcing Changes Coming to syllabus.stanford.edu
Russ Altman, Kenneth Fong Professor and Professor of Bioengineering, of Genetics, of Medicine (General Medical Discipline) and, by courtesy, of Computer Science

Canvas Course Profile - Russ Altman

by on September 21, 2016 4:11 pm
This Canvas Course Profile features Russ Altman’s exemplary use of Canvas to enhance teaching and learning in his classroom. Professor Altman and his Head TA, Winn Haynes, share how they have used Canvas features such as question banks, varying due dates (or customized due date extensions), automatic grading, bulk grade uploads and automatic summary statistics… Read more Canvas Course Profile - Russ Altman
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Save the Date! Fall 2016 Canvas Campus Connect Event

by on August 18, 2016 5:33 pm
Canvas Campus Connect: Fall 2016 When: October 21st, 12-2pm Where: Lathrop Library, Room 135 VPTL’s Canvas team invites Stanford faculty and instructional staff to learn more and get updates about the campus-wide transition from the CourseWork learning management system to Canvas.  We’ll provide key tips for a smooth migration from CourseWork to Canvas. Stanford faculty will also highlight… Read more Save the Date! Fall 2016 Canvas Campus Connect Event
Canvas Office Hours

Announcing New Canvas Office Hours for Faculty and Teaching Staff

by on August 18, 2016 4:32 pm
Canvas Office Hours will end on March 28, 2017. When: Every Tuesday between 12pm and 2pm Where: 408 Panama Mall, Room 148 (located just on the right as you enter building from Panama Mall) Beginning September 6, 2016, Canvas Office Hours will be held at a new time (Tuesdays, 12:00-2:00 PM) and in a new location (408… Read more Announcing New Canvas Office Hours for Faculty and Teaching Staff
Blue Books

Do you have handwritten, In-class exams?

by on May 18, 2016 1:56 pm
The Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning is gauging interest in a pilot of computer-facilitated exams next year. Instructors and students, let us know if you have an interest in using computers to facilitate in-class exams.
Calendar Event

Save the Date! Spring 2016 Canvas Campus Connect Event

by on May 9, 2016 1:05 pm
Canvas Campus Connect: Spring 2016 When: June 2nd, 12-2pm Where: Lathrop Library, Room 282 VPTL’s Canvas team invites Stanford faculty and instructional staff to learn more and get updates about the campus-wide transition from the CourseWork learning management system to Canvas.  We’ll provide key tips for a smooth migration from CourseWork to Canvas. Stanford faculty… Read more Save the Date! Spring 2016 Canvas Campus Connect Event
John Peterson, Lecturer & Coordinator, PWR 1, Program in Writing and Rhetoric

Canvas Course Profile - John Peterson

by on April 29, 2016 7:34 pm
This Canvas Course Profile features John Peterson’s exemplary use of Canvas to enhance teaching and learning. He shares his experience with organizing his course using Modules, collaborating using Google docs and encouraging students to contribute images and other content to help customize the Canvas course.     Canvas Course Profile Instructor: John Peterson, Lecturer & Coordinator, PWR 1 Department: Program… Read more Canvas Course Profile - John Peterson
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Announcing Roster Photos

by on April 6, 2016 5:44 pm
In one-on-one consultations, surveys and help desk tickets, faculty and TA’s have told us that roster photos was one of the features they relied on in CourseWork and is one of the most needed features in Canvas. Our VPTL Canvas team listened to your feedback and developed a roster photo tool for Canvas. Instructors, TAs… Read more Announcing Roster Photos
Ken Romeo, Lecturer and Office of the Vice Provost of Teaching and Learning, Associate Director for the Stanford Language Center, Photo Credit: Kenneth Chan

Canvas Course Profile - Ken Romeo

by on March 31, 2016 2:01 pm
This Canvas Course Profile features Ken Romeo’s exemplary use of Canvas to enhance teaching and language learning. Ken shares his experience with setting up Modules to organize and structure his courses. He also shares tips for streamlining the grading process using rubrics, the mobile SpeedGrader app and Canvas Gradebook.     Canvas Course Profile Instructor:… Read more Canvas Course Profile - Ken Romeo
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Getting Started with Canvas: First Steps and Tips

by on March 25, 2016 7:54 pm
Before You Begin Have content you’d like to migrate from CourseWork? Before January 23, 2017, email us at help@stanfordcanvas.zendesk.com with the names of the courses in CourseWork and which quarter you’ll be teaching them in Canvas. Note: Only one version of each course will be migrated. The Canvas team will migrate the most recent version unless you… Read more Getting Started with Canvas: First Steps and Tips